BY Cynthia DeMarco

Each year, approximately 100,000 women are diagnosed with some form of gynecologic cancer: cervical, ovarian, fallopian tube, uterine (also called endometrial cancer), vulvar or vaginal.

We spoke with Shannon Westin, M.D., associate professor in Gynecologic Oncology and Reproductive Medicine and co-leader of MD Anderson’s Ovarian Cancer Moonshot™, to learn more about these diseases. Here’s what she wants every woman to know...

Cancerwise blog post: Shannon Westin, M.D., ovarian cancer, cervical cancer, uterine cancer, vulvar cancer, vaginal cancer, HPV, clinical trials, ovarian cancer clinical trials, immunotherapy, vaccines